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Assessment is not a spreadsheet -- it's a conversation.
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Friday, January 20, 2017
You Say you want this, so why are you doing that...Redux
It is with mixed emotions that I write on Joe’s blog today. His wife Tamara has asked me to do this, and I feel ready just after a year o...
Thursday, February 18, 2016
What My Husband Taught Me
What My Husband Taught Me I’m Tamara, Joe Bower’s wife (widow is just too messed up to say most days still). First of all I want to tha...
Thursday, December 17, 2015
Assessment and measurement are not the same thing
Too many people confuse measurement with assessment as if they were the same thing. They are not. Some things are made to be measur...
Friday, November 20, 2015
Refusing to help is an act of terror
"In everyday thought about especially complex and emotionally charged situations oversimplified generalizations are apt to be activel...
Wednesday, November 18, 2015
4 Great Board Games I play with students and family
There are lots of ways to get to know someone -- my two favourite ways are going for a walk & talk and playing a game. Board games are ...
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